The former French President is under investigation, putting his political future under a cloud—and giving Marine Le Pen an opening
Marine Le Pen, leader of France's anti-immigration Front National, has said dual nationality should be revoked following riots by Algerian fans in France after their team's World Cup match last Thursday. Le Pen said the violence showed...Show More Summary
In Strasbourg on Tuesday the new and increasingly powerful European Parliament is meeting. It will bristle with energy. There will be a parade of anti-establishment figures many of whom want to shake the EU temple. Marine Le Pen, Nigel...Show More Summary
Nigel Farage has rejected accusations by Marine Le Pen, leader of the French anti-EU Front National, of using “dirty tricks” and pulling “political stunts” that left her unable to form an official group at the European Parliament, as as reported in Le Figaro. Show More Summary
After Marine Le Pen's Front National topped the poll in last month’s elections to the European Parliament, France’s Union for a Popular Movement (UMP) party – the centre-right party once led by ex-President Nicholas Sarkozy and Le Pen’s...Show More Summary
Did Marine Le Pen, the leader of the French National Front party, cross a family Rubicon?
In a unexpected echo of Marine Le Pen, leader of France’s right-wing Front National, a former French defence minister has condemned American influence on EU foreign policy, saying the EU should abandon NATO and stop “bowing to US policy.”...Show More Summary
It looks like there could be a winner in the contest between Nigel Farage's UKIP and Marine Le Pen's Front National to gather as much support among the fringe parties elected to the European Parliament in order to be able to form (or in UKIP's case maintain) a parliamentary group. Show More Summary
Alt Text: Columnist As Marine Le Pen tries to exploit the Front National's success at the polls, her father does it again… Column Nigel Horne Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 11:14am After the latest apparently anti-Semitic outburst from the...Show More Summary
Marine Le Pen, leader of France's far-right National Front (FN), rebuked her father and former party head on Sunday for remarks reviving long-standing allegations of anti-Semitism soon after a major poll victory.
After the triumph, the tragedy -- or at least the stupidity: last month Marine Le Pen and her anti-establishment Front National topped the polls in the elections to the European Parliament, pushing the ruling Socialist party into third place and beating the opposition centre-right UMP into second. Show More Summary
The European Union has lost control of its foreign policy to Washington and now “there are no independent states left in Europe,” Marine Le Pen, leader of France’s anti-establishment Front National, said in an interview with the Russian...Show More Summary
Laurence Pieau, the editor of France’s fastest growing celebrity weekly, Closer, brought the French the Duchess of Cambridge’s breasts. She broke, with pictures, the secret of François Hollande’s scooter-borne escapades to Julie Gayet’s love nest – precipitating the President’s messy separation from his official paramour, Valérie Trierweiler. Show More Summary
The Euroskeptic bloc of France's Marine Le Pen and the Netherlands' Geert Wilders is short on allies. Britain's Nigel Farage probably is not.
The French politician won big in May’s European Union elections. Her next goal: dismantle the E.U. itself
Peter Brookes in The Times caught the public mood well I thought in the aftermath of the Euro elections with this portrayal of French President, Francois Hollande, about to have a bucket of shit dumped on his head by Marine Le Pen, leader of the racist Front National. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (AP) — French National Front leader Marine Le Pen struggled on Wednesday to get enough international support for a full-fledged parliamentary group in the European Parliament, despite unprecedented victories gained by the far right in last week's European Union elections.
BRUSSELS (AP) — Marine Le Pen, the French far-right leader who produced a shocking win in the European election, came Wednesday to the home of the European Union, the organization she blames for undermining France's economy, hamstringing its sovereignty and flooding it with immigrants.
The extraordinary success of Marine Le Pen’s National Front, in France, and of other right-wing, populist parties has, with good reason, been the main story of last weekend’s European Parliamentary elections. Running on an anti-euro,...Show More Summary
If you thought it was strange that conservative columnist Pat Buchanan has become a passionate defender of Vladimir Putin, brace yourself for the fact that “far-right” French politician Marine Le Pen has also praised the former KGB officer. Putin’s posture as a “Christian” has made inroads in Europe, with Le Pen telling the Austrian daily […]